Tim Walsh is Partner, Chief Investment Officer for Dermody Properties, and is responsible for managing the company’s acquisition and investment opportunities nationwide. Mr. Walsh has more than 28 years of experience in industrial acquisitions and portfolio management and is based in the company’s Midwest Region Office in Chicago, Illinois.
Throughout his career, Mr. Walsh has been engaged in the creation, deployment and management of industrial real estate fund vehicles. He has been responsible for the acquisition of over 25 million square feet of core industrial space and 11 million square feet of value-added industrial space combined valued at over $1.8 billion.
Prior to joining Dermody Properties, Mr. Walsh was a Principal of the Exeter Property Group and served as the Core Portfolio Manager. During his tenure at Exeter, Mr. Walsh was responsible for the acquisition of 94 industrial properties totaling more than 21 million square feet of industrial real estate space in 17 markets across the United States.
Prior to assuming his role at Exeter Property Group, Mr. Walsh spent 14 years at Wrightwood Capital where he oversaw three successive industrial funds including originations, finance, asset management, leasing, dispositions, and investor relations.
Mr. Walsh received his B.S. from University of Norte Dame and received a M.B.A. from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. He is a member of NAIOP and the Ecommerce Forum, and is a Product Council Member with the Urban Land Institute.